Concept Gallery
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5/17/23 Art, Jewelry, Books, Antiques Online+

Wed, May 17, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 695

Lot of 4 Fine Press Books printed in California

Estimate: $50 - $100

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
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$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Lot of 4 Fine Press Books printed in California: 1. Robinson Jeffers, Songs and Heroes, 129 of 250, Arundel Press, Los Angeles, 1988; 2. Ralph Hodgson, The Song of Honour, edition of 75, woodcuts by Le Roy Proctor, printed by Gregg Anderson, San Francisco, 1930; 3. Carl Sandburg, Bronze Wood, edition of 195, printed at the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, for Gelber, Lilienthal, Inc., 1941; 4. Witter Byner, The New World, 46 of 350, printed by John Henry Nash, San Francisco, 1919. Provenance: deaccessioned from a regional institution; will include a letter of deaccession from the institution.

Condition

All with ex-library stamps, including one marked Withdrawn, to the rear endpapers; various bookplates and previous ownership signatures at front endpapers; text and illustrations are clean; bindings in Good or better condition, The New World with a repaired spine. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .

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